Support our work

The Ward 27 Teenage Cancer Trust Unit was opened in November 2012.

Teenage Cancer Trust fund 2 expert staff at the unit:

  • Lead Nurse for the East Midlands
  • Youth Support Cooordinator

They ensure the best possible quality care is given so that the young person is treated as a young person first and cancer patient second.




year olds


en suite bedrooms

  • 2 bed bay with shared bathroom
  • Social zone with coffee bar beverage bay and dining and gaming areas
  • Quiet room with soft furnishings and wall glamour
  • Day-care facility
  • Family kitchen

Leicester Royal Infirmary

Why we need you

Right now, we can't reach every young person who needs our support. Join us and help make sure every young person with cancer gets the care they deserve. Find out more ›


Got an hour to spare, or more? We've got a host of volunteering opportunities, from easy to more involved, so you can make a difference to young people with cancer. Find out more ›